★ TouchArcade needs your help. Click here to support us on Patreon.

Closest thing to Pokemon on iPhone/iPod Touch

07-06-2011, 12:42 AM
Originally Posted by RedMattis View Post
Nintendo is planning to release an old pokémon classic' for the iPhone
@MystikSun: Seems to me that's exactly what he was insinuating.
07-08-2011, 01:17 AM
Joined: Jul 2011
Posts: 1,201

Closest thing to pokemon on iPhone and iPod touch?

GeoSociety is by far the best, if not the only game like this on the AppStore.

Highly recommended!

10-31-2011, 02:47 PM
Joined: Jan 2011
Location: NJ
Posts: 259
Any news on the pokemon company making that game there was talks about?
10-31-2011, 08:34 PM
Joined: Dec 2009
Posts: 1,447
Originally Posted by xxteargodxx View Post
Any news on the pokemon company making that game there was talks about?
Turns out that the only thing that Pokemon Company has to do with the iDevices is that promotional music app.

GC:SunScape | Plus+:MysticSun | Other:MystikSun
Youtube: SunScapeUPSB | PSN: mudkiprulz|
11-15-2011, 03:35 PM
Joined: Apr 2011
Posts: 29
I was working on a Pokemon-like game called Roboji, short for robot and emoji (thinking of changing it to Robojimon ) and it has robots instead of animals (less cruel because I like animals) and it is fully 3D, but it was difficult. Keep in mind it took the original creator six years to make the first Pokemon game!

I feel I have the skill to make it now however, so let me know if it sounds interesting to you guys. I think the reason Nintendo won't release a true Pokemon RPG game for iOS/Android is because they are also a hardware company and they are motivated to sell the only system the game runs on. Apple for example gets half of the ~$600 that each iPhone 4 sells for.
11-20-2011, 09:36 PM
Joined: Jan 2011
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Posts: 73
How about this one?


Theres a TA thread on it too started by the developer
11-23-2011, 11:06 PM
Joined: Oct 2010
Location: Earth
Posts: 343
Pokemon Just Got Vicious!

It's actually this one!

Preview of some graphic assets. We have over 200 monsters!

12-31-2011, 04:24 PM
U can get the game monster galaxy its a bit like pokemon but u always run out of energy and u cant keep playing but its probs the closest thing
05-24-2012, 08:02 AM
Joined: May 2012
Posts: 4
Seeing as Nintendo will never release a Pokemon game for Apple hardware, Mobile Monsters is pretty much the closest you're gonna get...

05-24-2012, 08:48 AM
Joined: May 2011
Location: Finland
Posts: 8,379
4 new pokemon type games are going to be released at some point. Check the upcoming thread and search for pokemon type or monster catching and you should see 4 at least.

Gameloft Live: IDontKiIIPpl (idontkiippl without capital letters)

I make EDM music No I'm not some pro who's signed to some major lable.http://YouTube.com/okayyymc3